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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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LAK Cells. Autologous LAK cells are a mixture of IL2 activated T cells and natural killer (NK) cells and are generally obtained by culture of PBMCs in the presence of IL2.
Laboratory experiments showed that LAK cells would destroy a number of human cancer cells, including melanoma, colon cancer.
"Rather than a 'kiss of death,' contact with HSV-infected cells gives NK and LAK cells a 'kiss of paralysis,'" says Jacob.